The Moravian Falls Census Designated Place had a population of 1,932 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Moravian Falls is located at latitude 36.108 and longitude -81.1871 in Wilkes County. The formal boundaries for the Moravian Falls Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.03 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Wilkes County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,194 feet.
The Moravian Falls Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2403307) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Moravian Falls population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Moravian Falls: Forks of the Road, Petersburg.
|Daytime Population: Workers||352|
|Daytime Population: Residents||1,183|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||1,535|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.79|
|Population in Households||1,829|
|Population in Familes||1,483|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||103|
|Median Household Income||$50,496|
|Average Household Income||$67,138|
|Per Capita Income||$28,130|
|Total Housing Units||877 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||517 (59.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||245 (27.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||116 (13.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$165,049|
|Average Home Value||$190,795|
|Average Household Size||2.4|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.89%|
|Per Capita Income||3.26%|
The table below compares Moravian Falls to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 326||56th|
|Population Density||# 517||30th|
|Diversity Index||# 411||44th|
|Median Household Income||# 211||72nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 189||75th|
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